Which Filing Status Should I Select on My Tax Return?


What is my filing status?

Part of filing your tax return involves choosing which filing status to use.

Depending on your marital status, there are 5 different choices of filing status. You must choose only one, but sometimes you may qualify for multiple such as Married Filing Jointly or Married Filing Separately, then you have the option to choose the one that is most beneficial to you.

Learn more about the different filing statuses.

How do I know which Filing Status to choose?

There are several factors that determine which filing status you qualify for. The calculator below will help guide you through the process of determining the filing status for you.